CDC Division of Vector-Borne Infectious Diseases (DVBID)
Details about this national and international reference center for vector-borne viral and bacterial diseases. Location: Colorado, USA. Covers disorders such as lyme, plague, yellow fever, west nile, virus, and dengue fever. Publications, links and details about specimen submissions.
CDC Information on Arboviral Encephalitides
Factsheets on the various encephalitic diseases carried by mosquitos.
CDC: Insects, Arthropods, and Diseases
Factsheets, articles, and news reports on arthropod borne diseases.
CDC: Tick-borne Diseases
Factsheets and resources concerning several diseases.
eMedicine - Tick-Borne Diseases, Introduction
Article by Jonathan A Edlow, MD.
eMedicine Health - Ticks
Discusses ticks and the diseases they carry.
GORP - Tick-Borne Diseases In North America
Discusses several tick-borne illnesses and how they affect people enjoying outdoor sports.
Insect Borne Diseases
Factsheets on many insect-borne illnesses.
InteliHealth: Tick Bite
Factsheet with brief discussions on tick-borne diseases.
MedlinePlus: Tick Bites
Directory of factsheets, news reports, and articles concerning tick and insect bites and the disease they carry.
Curriculum guide and video designed to teach 4th grade students about mosquito biology and the prevention of La Crosse encephalitis. From CDC Division of Vector-Borne Infectious Diseases.
Postgraduate Medicine: Patient Notes: Tick-borne Illness
Factsheet on preventing tick borne disease.
Stop Breeding Mosquitoes
Advocates citizen action to educate community leaders about the dangers of disease vectors from breeding mosquitoes, especially in storm water drains in Miami-Dade County, Florida.
Tick-Borne Disease Education
Directory of factsheets, articles, and educational materials.
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